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I love books Posted - 05/04/2007 : 09:14:09 AM
A friend of mine is heading off to the Kentucky Derby this weekend, and she offered to place a $2 bet for each person in our office. Knowing nothing about racing, my stategy was to pick a horse with a name that "spoke" to me. In this year's Run for the Roses, I'll be cheering for horse #8, Hard Spun!!!!
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I love books Posted - 05/20/2007 : 1:16:40 PM
Looks like Hard Spun, Curlin, and Street Sense are shifting around in the 1, 2, and 3 spots for the Triple Crown. He was a pretty third in the Preakness yesterday. Here's hoping that the third time's a charm if he runs in the Belmont!

These are the only three races I follow each year. Given the 3 to 4 hours of TV time leading up to two minutes of race, there's lots of time to knit!
KnitSSK Posted - 05/06/2007 : 4:54:05 PM
I don't follow horse racing, but I told my husband just before the race that my horse was Hard Spun, due to the knitting relation. OMG, was I excited as the race was run and he was awesome, and then placed #2. You go, horse!

Martha

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dschmidt Posted - 05/06/2007 : 11:26:20 AM
It was a great race this year. Hand Spun is a really good horse and I hope will run in the other 2 races of the Triple Crown.

Donna in VA
knittingbuzz Posted - 05/06/2007 : 02:41:19 AM
Way to go!
Dicksie Posted - 05/05/2007 : 4:22:28 PM
Congratulations MaryBeth - nice pick!
Dicksie

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shaggy Posted - 05/05/2007 : 3:43:01 PM
# 8 Hard Spun came in second
hope you won big time





shaggy
Life is short, Break the rules, Forgive quickly, Kiss slowly, Love truly, Laugh uncontrollably, And never regret anything that made you smile.

BLN3320 Posted - 05/04/2007 : 12:13:15 PM
Personally I am going with Sam P. Take care. Beverley [:00]

Bev
shaggy Posted - 05/04/2007 : 11:41:44 AM
I hope you picked a winner
I will be thinking of you and Hard Spun
and will look forward to hearing the results



shaggy
Life is short, Break the rules, Forgive quickly, Kiss slowly, Love truly, Laugh uncontrollably, And never regret anything that made you smile.


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